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Kravitz, Lenny

Works: 442 works in 1,116 publications in 8 languages and 27,214 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  History  Historical films  Rock music  Popular music  Fiction  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Rock videos 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Composer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Producer, Lyricist, Narrator, Arranger, Photographer, Interviewee, Musician, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lenny Kravitz
Precious (Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire) by Sapphire( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, and discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
The hunger games by Gary Ross( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 2,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a post-apocalyptic future, the government of what was once North America sponsors an annual televised entertainment in which 24 teenagers battle one another to the death. Volunteering to replace her younger sister, 16-year-old Katniss Everdeen must call upon her wit and finely honed survival skills when the powers-that-be seek to rig the results
The Hunger Games( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a ₁Victor's Tour₂ of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell); a competition that could change Panem forever
The Butler by Les Daniels( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story, Cecil Gaines is a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America
Lenny by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains twelve songs by Grammy Award-winning artist Lenny Kravitz, including "Dig In," "Yesterday is Gone," and "Battlefield of Love."
The immaculate collection by Madonna( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This compilation is a powerhouse of hits by Madonna. It has just about every hit Madonna had up until it's release in 1990
Mama said by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

41 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For his second album, Lenny Kravitz adds inspiration from Curtis Mayfield and Jimi Hendrix to his psychedelic rock mix. Mama Said includes the hits It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over; Stand By My Woman; and What Goes Around Comes Around
Lenny Kravitz greatest hits by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections previously released 1989-1998
It is time for a love revolution by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenny Kravitz returns with his first new studio album since 2004's Baptism. The album presents a mix of ballads and power rock songs, all delivered in Lenny's signature vintage rock style. Includes the single Bring It On
Michael by Michael Jackson( Recording )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation album of unreleased tracks by the late King of Pop. The album features guest performances by Akon, 50 Cent and Lenny Kravitz, and includes the top 10 single, 'Hold My Hand (feat. Akon)'
Black and white America by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

21 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After three years, Lenny Kravitz returns with a brand new studio album. Among the tracks is the single Stand and the song Rock Star City Life, which made its debut in a TV commercial for Jeep
5 by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

29 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenny Kravitz's fifth album combines elements of hip-hop and electronica to his retro-rock mix. The album includes the hit Fly Away along with Kravitz's cover of American Woman from the Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me soundtrack
Strut by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

11 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After appearing in such films as Lee Daniels' The Butler and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Lenny Kravitz returns to music with his first new album since 2011. Among the tracks is the new single The Chamber
Let love rule by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

34 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are you gonna go my way by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

45 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

USM are proud to present the 20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition of Are You Gonna Go My Way' by Lenny Kravitz.Lenny Kravitz is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, actor and arranger, whose musical style incorporates elements of rock, soul, R&B, funk, reggae, hard rock, psychedelic, folk and ballads. In addition to singing lead and backing vocals, Kravitz often plays all the guitar, bass, drums, keyboards and percussion himself when recording. All of Kravitz's albums have been certified gold or better, with three of them certified multi-platinum. He has scored multiple number 1 singles on the Billboard Top Singles charts, and has won four GRAMMY awards (setting a record for most wins in the "Best Male Rock Vocal Performance" category, from 1999 - 2002), while being nominated for several more. In fact, when it comes to awards, Kravitz has earned an unparalleled collection of them throughout his career, across a variety of artistic institutions, including the American Music Awards (2002, Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist), the MTV Video Music Awards (1993, Best Male Video), Radio Music Awards (2001, Artist of the Year), VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards (1998, Most Fashionable Male), and the Billboard Awards. Kravitz is also widely regarded as a creative vanguard, both in the innovative music videos that have spanned his career and in his early recognition of music's role in our lives outside traditional avenues like albums and radio
Backatown by Troy Andrews( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and German and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A staple of the New Orleans music scene since age four, Trombone Shorty and his band, Orleans Avenue, go to town on Backatown, a record with a funk/pop/hip-hop jazz sound. Shorty studied at the prestigious New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts
Chimes of freedom the songs of Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan( Recording )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amnesty International presents a collection that pays homage to the work of Bob Dylan while also spotlighting various issues in the fight for human rights
Baptism by Lenny Kravitz( Recording )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that's what I call music!( Recording )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of twenty chart-topping songs, including D 12's "My Band," Hoobastank's "The Reason," Switchfoot's "Meant to Live," and Gretchen Wilson's "Redneck Woman."
Now that's what I call music!( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of twenty chart-topping songs, including "What You Waiting For?" by Gwen Stefani, "Collide" by Howie Day, "I Just Wanna Live" by Good Charlotte, and "Tangled Up in Me" by Skye Sweetnam
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Alternative Names
Blue, Romeo 1964-

Kravitz Lenny

Kravitz, Leonard Albert.

Kravitz, Leonard Albert 1964-

L. Kravitz

Lanny Kravitz

Leni Kravic

Lenijs Kravics

Lenny Kravits

Lenny Kravitz Amerikaans rockmuzikant

Lenny Kravitz amerykański muzyk rockowy, gitarzysta i wokalista

Lenny Kravitz cantautore, polistrumentista e produttore discografico statunitense

Lenny Kravitz US-amerikanischer Snger und Musiker

Lenny Krawitz

Λέννυ Κράβιτζ

Лени Кравиц

Ленни Кравиц американский певец, автор песен, мультиинструменталист, продюсер, аранжировщик

Ленні Кравіц

Лені Кравіц

לני קרביץ

لنی کراویتز خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، بازیگر، خواننده، صداپیشه، و آهنگساز آمریکایی

ليني كرافيتز

লেনি ক্রাভিট্‌জ American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist

เลนนี แครวิตซ์

ლენი კრავიცი

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